August 2019 - Volume 144 - Issue 2
pp: 265-538,159e-346e

Original Articles


Reducing Expansion Visits in Immediate Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction: A Comparative Study of Prepectoral and Subpectoral Expander Placement

Wormer, Blair A.; Valmadrid, Al C.; Ganesh Kumar, Nishant; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):276-286, August 2019.

Survival and Disease Recurrence Rates among Breast Cancer Patients following Mastectomy with or without Breast Reconstruction

Siotos, Charalampos; Naska, Androniki; Bello, Ricardo J.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):169e-177e, August 2019.

Sensory Recovery of the Breast following Innervated and Noninnervated DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction

Beugels, Jop; Cornelissen, Anouk J. M.; van Kuijk, Sander M. J.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):178e-188e, August 2019.

Patterns and Correlates of Knowledge, Communication, and Receipt of Breast Reconstruction in a Modern Population-Based Cohort of Patients with Breast Cancer

Momoh, Adeyiza O.; Griffith, Kent A.; Hawley, Sarah T.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):303-313, August 2019.


Original Articles


Assessing Retrobulbar Hyaluronidase as a Treatment for Filler-Induced Blindness in a Cadaver Model

Paap, Michael K.; Milman, Tatyana; Ugradar, Shoaib; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):315-320, August 2019.

Ideas and Innovations


Special Topic



Regeneration of a Pediatric Alveolar Cleft Model Using Three-Dimensionally Printed Bioceramic Scaffolds and Osteogenic Agents: Comparison of Dipyridamole and rhBMP-2

Lopez, Christopher D.; Coelho, Paulo G.; Witek, Lukasz; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):358-370, August 2019.

Ideas and Innovations



Original Articles


The Relationship between Hand Therapy and Long-Term Outcomes after Distal Radius Fracture in Older Adults: Evidence from the Randomized Wrist and Radius Injury Surgical Trial

Chung, Kevin C.; Malay, Sunitha; Shauver, Melissa J.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):230e-237e, August 2019.

Ideas and Innovations


Virtual Reality Improves the Patient Experience during Wide-Awake Local Anesthesia No Tourniquet Hand Surgery: A Single-Blind, Randomized, Prospective Study

Hoxhallari, Ediana; Behr, Ian J.; Bradshaw, Jonathan S.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):408-414, August 2019.


Original Articles


Survival following Self-Inflicted Gunshots to the Face

Elegbede, Adekunle; Wasicek, Philip J.; Mermulla, Sara; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):415-422, August 2019.

Ideas and Innovations


Video+


Treating Craniofacial Dysostoses with Hypertelorism by Monobloc Facial Bipartition Distraction: Surgical and Educational Videos

Raposo-Amaral, Cassio Eduardo; Denadai, Rafael; Ghizoni, Enrico; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):433-438, August 2019.


Head and Neck: Original Articles


Head and Neck: Special Topic


Facial Transplantation for an Irreparable Central and Lower Face Injury: A Modernized Approach to a Classic Challenge

Kantar, Rami S.; Ceradini, Daniel J.; Gelb, Bruce E.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):264e-283e, August 2019.

Trunk: Original Article


Lower Extremity: Original Article




Technology and Innovations


Innovations in the Plastic Surgery Care Pathway: Using Telemedicine for Clinical Efficiency and Patient Satisfaction

Funderburk, Christopher D.; Batulis, Nicole S.; Zelones, Justin T.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):507-516, August 2019.

Special Topics










Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 1:50

Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," discusses an artificial intelligence face recognition software developed by plastic surgeons to precisely measure emotions such as contempt, disgust, and even joy. This AI may help surgeons better assess if reconstructed smiles are conveying true emotion.

Read the August 2019 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "In the Eye of the Beholder: Changes in Perceived Emotion Expression after Smile Reanimation" Dusseldorp, Guarin, Veen, Jowett, and Hadlock.

For consumer information on plastic surgery, and to find a board-certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org

Keywords: plastic surgery; #PRSHotTopic; face; microsurgery; surgery; nerves; reconstruction; AI; artificial intelligence; facial palsy; emotions; lips; smile; face recognition; software; technology

Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:12

Since the first successful face transplantation, the plastic surgery science behind this amazing procedure has continued to grow and evolve to produce better and better outcomes. In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," discusses the science, precision, and collaboration needed to perform one of the most recent face transplantation surgery operations."

Read the August 2019 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "Facial Transplantation for an Irreparable Central and Lower Face Injury: A Modernized Approach to a Classic Challenge" by Kantar, Ceradini, Gelb, Levine, Staffenberg, Saadeh, Flores, Sweeney, Bernstein, and Rodriguez.

For consumer information on plastic surgery, and to find a board-certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org

Keywords: plastic surgery; #PRSHotTopic; face; face transplant; face transplantation; vascularized composite allotransplantation; facial; VCA; facial transplantation; composite allotransplantation; reconstructive surgery; head; neck; teeth; bone; 3D printing; tissue; facial injury; 3d-printing technology; facial defects; technology; immunosuppression;

Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 1:52

Telemedicine is proven to be effective in improving patient outcomes for asthma, diabetes, and hypertension. In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," discusses how plastic surgery may be the next field revolutionized by telemedicine.

Read the August 2019 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "Innovations in the Plastic Surgery Care Pathway: Using Telemedicine for Clinical Efficiency and Patient Satisfaction" by Nigriny, Funderburk, Batulis, Zelones, Fisher, Prock, and Markov.

For consumer information on plastic surgery, and to find a board-certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org

Keywords: plastic surgery; #PRSHotTopic; telemedicine; patient satisfaction; community health; telehealth; patients; transportation; survey; clinics; doctors; nurse; clinic visits; video call; video; video chat; consult; workflow; healthcare; patient care;

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Duration: 3:30

In this video, Dr. Steven Fagien, MD, FACS discusses the article "Assessing Retrobulbar Hyaluronidase as a Treatment for Filler-Induced Blindness in a Cadaver Model" by Paap, Milman, Ugradar, and Silkiss, which appears in the August 2019 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 144 Issue 2.

Keywords: plastic surgery; #plasticsurgery; fillers; eye; cosmetic; retrobulbar; retina; blindness; cosmetic fillers; hyaluronic acid; retrobulbar hyaluronidase injection; injections; occlusion; optic nerve; ischemic complication; cadaver; in virto; experimental; nerves; dural sheath; treatment; artery; central retinal artery; anatomy; eye anatomy; sight; ophthalmic artery; ophthalmology; ophthalmic surgery;

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Creator: Otto Placik
Duration: 4:59
This video displays a hybrid surgery integrating features of the edge. From "Female Genital and Vaginal Plastic Surgery: An Overview" Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 – 144 (2). CME.
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Creator: Otto Placik
Duration: 3:21
This video displays vaginoplasty using a posterior approach. From "Female Genital and Vaginal Plastic Surgery: An Overview" Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 – 144 (2). CME.
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Creator: Otto Placik
Duration: 5:01
This video displays labiaplasty with anterior and posterior commisuroplasty along with perineoplasty. From "Female Genital and Vaginal Plastic Surgery: An Overview" Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 – 144 (2). CME.
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Creator: Otto Placik
Duration: 5:00
This video displays labiaplasty with clitoral hood and clitoral frenulum reduction using the trim technique. From "Female Genital and Vaginal Plastic Surgery: An Overview" Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 – 144 (2). CME.
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Creator: David M. Turer, MD, MS; Ehsan B. Qaium, MS; April M. Lawrence, BS ; William W. Clark, PhD ; J. Peter Rubin, MD
Duration: 0:21

Video demonstrates the use of ultrasound to confirm that the cannula is accurately reporting its position in fat or muscle. From "A "Smart" Sensing Cannula for Fat Grafting."" Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 - 144(2). Keywords: fat grafting, gluteal, liposuction, BBL, Brazilian butt lift, fat emboli, adipose, cannula, smart cannula, impedance, sensing

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Creator: David M. Turer, MD, MS; Ehsan B. Qaium, MS; April M. Lawrence, BS ; William W. Clark, PhD ; J. Peter Rubin, MD
Duration: 1:11

Video demonstrates a simulated gluteal fat grafting procedure using the impedance-based sensing cannula to detect entry into muscle. From "A "Smart" Sensing Cannula for Fat Grafting." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 - 144(2).

Keywords: fat grafting, gluteal, liposuction, BBL, Brazilian butt lift, fat emboli, adipose, cannula, smart cannula, impedance, sensing

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Creator: David M. Turer, MD, MS; Ehsan B. Qaium, MS; April M. Lawrence, BS ; William W. Clark, PhD ; J. Peter Rubin, MD
Duration: 1:00
Video demonstrates the basic operation of the impedance-based sensing cannula on a fresh cadaver. From "A "Smart" Sensing Cannula for Fat Grafting." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 - 144(2). Keywords: fat grafting, gluteal, liposuction, BBL, Brazilian butt lift, fat emboli, adipose, cannula, smart cannula, impedance, sensing
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Creator: Cassio Eduardo Raposo-Amaral, MD, PhD; Rafael Denadai, MD; Enrico Ghizoni,MD, PhD; Cesar Augusto Raposo-Amaral, MD
Duration: 2:29

Video demonstrates medialization of facial segments. From "Treating Craniofacial Dysostoses with Hypertelorism by Monobloc Facial Bipartition Distraction: Surgical and Educational Videos." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 – 144(2).

Keywords: Monobloc advancement; Crouzon Syndrome; Apert syndrome; facial bipartition; hypertelorism; hypertelorbitism

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Creator: Cassio Eduardo Raposo-Amaral, MD, PhD; Rafael Denadai, MD; Enrico Ghizoni,MD, PhD; Cesar Augusto Raposo-Amaral, MD
Duration: 1:38

Video demonstrates facial bipartition. From "Treating Craniofacial Dysostoses with Hypertelorism by Monobloc Facial Bipartition Distraction: Surgical and Educational Videos." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 – 144(2).

Keywords: Monobloc advancement; Crouzon Syndrome; Apert syndrome; facial bipartition; hypertelorism; hypertelorbitism

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Creator: Cassio Eduardo Raposo-Amaral, MD, PhD; Rafael Denadai, MD; Enrico Ghizoni,MD, PhD; Cesar Augusto Raposo-Amaral, MD
Duration: 4:33

Video demonstrates facial osteotomies and downfracture maneuver. From "Treating Craniofacial Dysostoses with Hypertelorism by Monobloc Facial Bipartition Distraction: Surgical and Educational Videos." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 – 144(2).

Keywords: Monobloc advancement; Crouzon Syndrome; Apert syndrome; facial bipartition; hypertelorism; hypertelorbitism

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Creator: Cassio Eduardo Raposo-Amaral, MD, PhD; Rafael Denadai, MD; Enrico Ghizoni,MD, PhD; Cesar Augusto Raposo-Amaral, MD
Duration: 1:50

Video demonstrates craniotomy. From "Treating Craniofacial Dysostoses with Hypertelorism by Monobloc Facial Bipartition Distraction: Surgical and Educational Videos." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 – 144(2).

Keywords: Monobloc advancement; Crouzon Syndrome; Apert syndrome; facial bipartition; hypertelorism; hypertelorbitism

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Creator: Cassio Eduardo Raposo-Amaral, MD, PhD; Rafael Denadai, MD; Enrico Ghizoni,MD, PhD; Cesar Augusto Raposo-Amaral, MD
Duration: 4:53

Video demonstrates craniofacial skeleton undermining. From "Treating Craniofacial Dysostoses with Hypertelorism by Monobloc Facial Bipartition Distraction: Surgical and Educational Videos." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 – 144(2).

Keywords: Monobloc advancement; Crouzon Syndrome; Apert syndrome; facial bipartition; hypertelorism; hypertelorbitism